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Maytag Dairy Farm

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2282 E 8th St N, Newton, IA 50208-8775
+1 800-247-2458
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I am writing about their blues cheese. Have not been at this location yet.

I have to let my readers know that Maytag Blue Cheese is one of the best cheeses there is. I have... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
BeataBallo
via mobile
Great Tour

Spent part of a Saturday morning touring this hidden gem. Had actually lived near it off and on for... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Starr S
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Pleasant Hill, Iowa
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This farm is famous for its Maytag Blue cheese.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“blue cheese” (28 reviews)
“nice lady” (2 reviews)
“large box” (2 reviews)
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2282 E 8th St N, Newton, IA 50208-8775
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+1 800-247-2458
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I have to let my readers know that Maytag Blue Cheese is one of the best cheeses there is. I have not had the pleasure of visiting this location but for several years now we order the Maytag Blue cheese wheel and have it shipped...More

Thank BeataBallo
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Spent part of a Saturday morning touring this hidden gem. Had actually lived near it off and on for several years but had not gone to it. Then went with several other couples. It was not only interesting but very fun. I had no idea...More

Thank Starr S
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Stopped with kids and grandkids to pick up some blue cheese on a rainy Fall day. Staff were super friendly, everyone provided with samples, then the grandkids picked some popcorn from the field.

Thank Ride A H
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Stopped to get a tour and buy some cheese. Not much to see but the staff was very friendly and informative on the very short tour. Mainly due to health codes, there was not much of a tour. The cheese samples were good and we...More

Thank Cytraveler26
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

I went out of my way purposely to visit the famous Maytag Blue Cheese Factory near Newton, Iowa. Imagine my surprise when, upon arrival, I was told that they had NO CHEESE! The very nice lady at the front counter explained that they had no...More

Thank William B
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

This place has some wonderful cheeses of different types and ages... you should check this place out.

Thank thomp041
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Beautiful grounds and location. While interesting, the tour provides limited information and really isn't that informative.

Thank Steve F
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

no cheese but they gave us some t shirts for our efforts in driving there. we will come back in august when cheese will be back on shelves.

Thank jojools2
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

Was in the area visiting the Iowa Speedway and decided to visit the dairy as it is close by. This is in a office setting with a small retail outlet to sell their Blue cheese and several other varieties. They were very friendly and helpful...More

Thank LDJ787
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Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

This is really a retail outlet. The store opens into the company office and people are at their desks as you shop the small coolers of cheese. Make no mistake though, the cheese is fantastic. This is just not much of a destination. The tour...More

Thank Mark A
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